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Table 5 Number of facilities with at least one staff of each HCP cadre (n = 6)

From: A descriptive survey of substance use treatment facilities in Uasin Gishu County Kenya

Staff qualifications Government Private for profit Total n(%)
Psychologists 1 5 6 (100.0%)
Addiction counselors 1 5 6 (100.0%)
Nurses 1 2 3 (50.0%)
Psychiatrists (full-time and on-call) 1 3 4 (66.7%)
Other doctors 1a 3 4 (66.7%)
Social workers 1 3 4 (66.7%)
Occupational therapists 1 1 2 (33.3%)
Nutritionists 1 2 3 (50.0%)
Physiotherapists 1a 1 2 (33.3%)
Community health workers 0 1 1 (16.7%)
  1. aPhysiotherapists and other doctors were not fully stationed at the substance use unit within the government based facility but were available for consultation from the other hospital departments when needed